History, Identity and Politics

1 Apr

Recent media attention to whether or not Australia was invaded made me think about some of the historical issues that were being widely debated about 12 years ago. I considered them in the attached address published in History Australia.

Carment AHA 2004

 

Australian Dictionary of Biography

24 Mar

My Australian Dictionary of Biography articles are found at http://adb.anu.edu.au/biographies/author/?author=28.

Letters from North America

23 Mar

An edited collection of my letters from Canada and the United States is attached.

LETTERS FROM NORTH AMERICA

Maxwell Carment’s autobiography

12 Mar

My father’s unpublished autobiography that he completed in 2000 is attached.

d.m. carment recollections

 

Searching for Annie Masefield

10 Feb

The attached paper and PowerPoint presentation try to pull together what I have found out about the early life of my great grandmother Annie Sulman (nee Masefield). The paper is still a draft requiring further revisions.

annie-sulmans-hidden-years-colloq

annie-talk

Mosman’s Artists’ Camps

20 Jan

Attached is the PowerPoint presentation for a short Australia Day talk in History House, Sydney.

ARTISTS CAMPS

Walking through history between The Spit and Manly

31 Dec

Attached are the slides for a Royal Australian Historical Society talk I gave on Australia Day 2015.

CARMENT RAHS AD 15